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January 27th, 2017
‘The branding has started’- Hon Andrew A. Fahie

POCKWOOD POND, Tortola, VI- Many may recall the National Democratic Party (NDP) 2015 campaign strategy to demonise the then Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), Hon Julian Fraser RA, who they had labelled as unfit to become the Premier of the Virgin Islands.

January 17th, 2017
Divided NDP Gov’t: Too many secrets- John I. Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Returning to be governed by UK’s direct rule as a result of indebtedness, disunity in the government and moving from the name National Democratic Party to "National Dictatorship Party" are some of the burning issues that former Chairman of the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) Bishop John I. Cline has expressed concern over.

January 5th, 2017
‘I am very concerned for my country’- Hon Fahie

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Chairman of the Virgin Islands Party (VIP), Hon Andrew A. Fahie (R1) is not allowing himself to be drawn into the concerns within the National Democratic Party (NDP) camp and the calls by former legislator and strong NDP supporter Eileene L. Parsons OBE.

January 4th, 2017
‘NDP spring has dried up!’ Strong supporter Mrs Parsons fires shot!

MANCHESTER ESTATE, Tortola, VI- One of the strongest supporters over the years of the National Democratic Party (NDP) and the spokeswoman for the organisation, particularly during the 2011 and 2015 political campaigns, former Legislator Mrs Eileene L. Parsons has penned a very strong letter to her party.

December 9th, 2016
Shameful! Civil servants @ HC Registry using face masks on the job!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The Virgin Islands has never been to this point in its history and many blame it on the ruling National Democratic Party (NDP) Government of Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith.

December 8th, 2016
Who to believe? Contradictory messages from the Smith Administration!

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- The National Democratic Party (NDP) Administration of Premier and Minister of Finance Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL) continues to confuse the Virgin Islands public on who is in charge and whose policies are to be followed.

December 7th, 2016
‘This is a time of challenges’- Premier Smith in doom & gloom speech

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- What the Leader of the National Democratic Party (NDP) and Head of Government Dr The Honourable D. Orlando Smith (AL) dubbed as “a message of confidence and hope” turned out to be a message of doom and gloom and more of the same.

December 6th, 2016
Is the NDP Gov’t too broke for a 2017 Budget Day?

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Word around social media, the Opposition Virgin Islands Party (VIP), talk show hosts and civil society is that the ruling National Democratic Party’s (NDP) raiding of the public treasury to win the 2015 snap elections is still coming home to roost.

December 3rd, 2016
Protest turns violent in Bermuda over airport deal

HAMILTON, Bermuda - Two British Overseas Territories, the Virgin Islands (VI) and Bermuda, are going down the same path regarding the construction and extension of a new airport and runway.

November 29th, 2016
Another late payment hits HLSCC

PARAQUITA BAY, Tortola, VI- It was this news site that first and accurately reported on November 15, 2016 that the state owned H. Lavity Stoutt Community College (HLSCC) was having financial challenges paying its staff and faculty on time.



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